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Erica Howe
Position Goaltender
Catches Left
5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Ottawa Senators AA
Clarkson Golden Knights
Born (1992-07-17)July 17, 1992,
Ottawa, Ontario
Pro Career 2008 – present

Medal record
Women's ice hockey

Competitor for Flag of Canada Canada

IIHF U18 Womens Worlds

Gold 2010 United States 2010 Tournament

Erica Howe (born July 17, 1992) is an ice hockey goaltender for the Clarkson Golden Knights.

Playing career

Howe was the starting goaltender for the Ottawa Senators Intermediate AA in 2009-10.

Hockey Canada

She was an assistant captain for 2008 Team Ontario Red and was a member of the 2009 Gold-Medal winning Team Ontario Red at the Under-18 Nationals. Howe was invited to the 2009 Canadian Women’s Under-18 Team Strength and Conditioning Camp along with the 2009 Canadian Women’s Under-18 Selection Camp. In August 2009, she was a member of the Canadian Women’s Under-18 Team squad that participated in a three game series vs. Team USA. In April 2010, Howe was the goaltender for Canada at the Under-18 World Championship, as the Canadian team won the Gold Medal. As a member of the gold medal winning squad, a hockey card of her was featured in the Upper Deck 2010 World of Sports card series.[1]


Howe joined the Clarkson Golden Knights in 2010. She was also recruited by Vermont, Cornell, St. Lawrence, Connecticut and Brown. [2]

On January 28, 2011, Howe had twenty-six saves vs. Quinnipiac (including eleven in the third period) in a 3-2 road win. The following day, she posted twenty saves in a 3-2 win vs. Princeton. With the two wins, she extended her winning streak to four games.

Career stats

Hockey Canada

Year Event Team GP Min Wins Losses Ties GA GAA
2009 Under 18 Nationals Ontario Red 2 120 2 0 0 2 1.00



Year Games Played Minutes Goals Against Saves GAA Wins Losses Ties
2010-11 25 1440:20 45 584 1.87 10 7 5
2011-12 37 2200:21 64 807 1.75 22 10 5


Awards and honors

  • ECAC Goaltender of the Week (Week of February 1, 2011)[5]
  • 2010-11 ECAC All-Rookie team[6]
  • ECAC Goaltender of the Week (Week of October 18, 2011)[7]
  • Erica Howe, ECAC Goaltender of the Week (Week of October 25, 2011)[8]
  • Erica Howe, ECAC Goaltender of the Month (October 2011, November 2011)
  • Finalist for 2011-12 ECAC Goaltender of the Year[9]